In 1741 he was shunted into the streets to beg for alms, presumably on the assumption he would inspire pity.
It certainly worked as his gentle demeanour and friendly style not only allowed him to get away with knocking on doors, it got to the stage where there were complaints if he didn’t call often enough.
St IGNATIUS-OF-LACONI FACTS AND FIGURES
Name : IGNATIUS-OF-LACONI
Pronunciation : Coming soon
Alternative names : None known
Location : Worldwide Christianity
Gender : Male
Type : saint
In charge of : Unknown at present
God of :
Celebration or Feast Day : Unknown at present
Birth and Death Dates : 1701-1781
Good/Evil Rating : Unknown at present
Popularity index : 758